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extent

1 noun importance or degreeméid masc4  c m ufairsinge fem4the extent of the damage is still unknown ní fios fós an méid damáiste a rinneadhthe extent of his learning fairsinge a chuid léinnthe extent of his power surprised me b'iontach liom méid a chuid cumhachta, b'iontach liom a raibh de chumhacht aige the full extent of the crisis is now clear is léir anois cé chomh tromchúiseach agus atá an ghéarchéim 2 noun size or areafairsinge fem4achar masc1  c m uthe extent of a circle fairsinge ciorcailthe door was open to its full extent bhí an doras ar lánoscailtit's approximately 25 acres in extent tá sé timpeall 25 acra ina achar, tá thart ar 25 acra ann
phrases

the extent to which

it illustrates the extent to which they rely on him léiríonn sé a oiread agus atá siad ag brath air, taispeánann sé cé chomh mór agus atá siad ag brath airshe emphasised the extent to which it was tolerated leag sí béim ar a mhéad agus a ligeadh dó dul ar aghaidh

to a large extent

(also

to a great extent

, to a considerable extent

) den chuid is mótríd is trídcuid mhaiththey support it to a large extent tacaíonn siad go mór leis, tacaíonn siad cuid mhaith leisthat's true, to a large extent is fíor sin, den chuid is mó; tá sé sin fíor, cuid mhaiththey succeeded to a remarkable extent is iontach mar a d'éirigh leoI remedied it to a great extent réitigh mé den chuid is mó éthey agreed with me to a considerable extent d'aontaigh siad liom tríd is tríd, d'aontaigh siad cuid mhaith liom

to a greater extent

the same is true of him, but to an even greater extent is ionann an scéal dó siúd, níos mó fós fiú amháin

to a lesser extent

it happens to a lesser extent now is annaimhe a tharlaíonn sé anois, ní tharlaíonn sé chomh minic anois

to some extent

(also

to a certain extent

) she's correct, to a certain extent tá an ceart aici, go pointe áirithe; tá cuid den cheart aicihe was a pioneer to some extent ceannródaí ba ea é ar bhealach, ceannródaí ba ea é ar shlí

to the extent that

sa mhéid is gothey're similar to the extent that they're both men tá siad cosúil le chéile sa mhéid is gur fir iad beirt

to the extent that...

(also

to such an extent that

) they were poor, to the extent that they were often hungry bhí siad bocht, chomh bocht sin gur mhinic ocras orthu

to what extent

to what extent were they exaggerating? cá mhéad áibhéile a bhí siad a dhéanamh?to what extent was it a lie? cá mhéad den fhírinne a bhí ann?

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